How have nuclear weapons changed since 1945?

August marked 72 years since the United States attacked Japan with nuclear weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2017, 3:59 PM

Trump: US nuclear arsenal 'stronger than ever'

US president says he ordered modernization of nuclear arsenal, US will always be most powerful nation on earth.Gary Willig, 8/9/2017, 3:26 PM

Report: North Korea can already hit US with nuke

Washington Post reports North Korea can make nuclear warheads small enough to fit on ICBMs.Gary Willig, 8/8/2017, 10:49 PM

Nikki Haley: No point in talking about North Korea

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley says China 'must decide' if it is willing to act, North Korea threat is 'clear to all.'Chana Roberts, 7/31/2017, 2:30 PM

US missile defense may not protect against nukes

Experts say US missile defense system is 'not there yet.' Expert: I would not say we are comfortably ahead of the threat.Chana Roberts, 7/6/2017, 11:58 AM

'North Korea's missile is not one we've seen before'

Pentagon official says test missile was two stage, of a type never seen before; it 'absolutely' poses a threat to air and sea traffic.Chana Roberts, 7/6/2017, 7:14 AM

What is the purpose of Kim Jong Un's missile tests?

North Korea conducts record-breaking missile test on US Independence Day, but what is the rogue state attempting to prove?Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 8:46 PM

Will Russia replace the US in fighting North Korea?

Russian government is working on a strategy to force North Korea to abandon its nukes; Haley worries Russia may backfill North Korea.Chana Roberts, 6/29/2017, 1:39 PM

'North Korea may have displayed new ICBM'

During parade, North Korea shows off new ICBM; experts argue on whether it is solid-fuel or not.Chana Roberts, 4/16/2017, 7:52 AM

'The US is planning to eliminate Kim Jong-un

High-level Pentagon source says US finalizing plan to eliminate North Korean dictator.Chana Roberts, 4/8/2017, 9:26 PM

PA official hopes Iran will produce 1,000 nukes

PA envoy to Iran hopes Iran will produce 1,000 nuclear bombs, warns against Western enterprise that will "establish Greater Israel".Elad Benari, 2/27/2017, 5:42 AM

Soviet leader warns: The world is preparing for war

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warns world is preparing for war, calls on Trump, Putin to forbid use of nuclear weapons.Chana Roberts, 1/28/2017, 10:13 PM

Pakistani Defense Minister threatens to nuke Israel

Pakistan threatens Israel with nukes after fake news report.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 9:49 AM

Chemical weapons in the Middle East

ISIS may decide to use WMD and they are not the only ones.Lt.Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham , 12/13/2016, 2:23 AM

Watch: Palestinian cleric calls for use of nukes against Jews

A Palestinian Arab cleric from Al-Aqsa recently urged Muslims to use nuclear weapons to "eliminate the state of the Jews."Elad Benari, 11/24/2016, 5:59 AM

Israel believes Syria used sarin gas on ISIS

Did Assad save his deadliest weapon despite an international effort to destroy his arsenal?Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2016, 4:07 PM

Irony? Rouhani against nuclear weapons in Korean Peninsula

Iran’s President tells South Korean counterpart he's in favor of a Korean Peninsula free of nuclear weapons.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2016, 12:15 AM

'Clear and present threat' of chemical attacks in Europe

Russia calls for tougher measures against rebel groups in Syria, warning future terror attacks in Europe could involve chemical weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 10:28 PM

Israel, US hold joint workshop to prepare for WMD attack

Israeli and American officials conduct joint training program to deal with growing nuclear, chemical, biological weapons threats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 1:22 PM

Obama: ISIS plotting nuclear attacks on the West

World leaders discuss ISIS plans to target Western cities.David Rosenberg, 4/2/2016, 9:22 PM

Report: ISIS may have radioactive 'dirty bomb'

Iraqi security forces fear stolen Iridium-192 may have fallen into hands of ISIS.David Rosenberg, 2/18/2016, 10:59 AM

Does ISIS pose a WMD threat?

The risk of ISIS employing chemical, biological, and radiological warfare agents is real. ISIS does not display any degree of morality or fear of consequences.Lt.Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham , 12/16/2015, 12:34 PM

Herzog: For Israel, Hamas Terror and Iran Terror Are the Same

The firing of a rocket by Gaza terrorists at Israel just hours after Iran got its nuclear deal is no coincidence, Yitzhak Herzog argues.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 11:19 AM

'Iran Was on the Verge of Giving Up Nuke Program'

Israeli official argues US conceded too many points too quickly on nuclear deal without capitalizing on Iran's severe economic crisis.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 9:58 AM

Study Warns US Nuclear Strategy is on Course for Disaster

CSIS report calls for new policy in coming years or US will lose deterrence and over 11 states will go nuclear in mass proliferation.Ari Yashar, 6/23/2015, 6:46 PM

US Official: Iran Means What it Says About Destroying Israel

The “hints” given by Iran about wanting to destroy Israel are the real thing, says former top Pentagon official General Michael Flynn.Yaakov Levi, 6/11/2015, 2:57 PM

Report: N. Koreans Visited Iran Nuke Facilities in April

Members of an Iranian opposition group said a delegation of North Korean nuclear experts visited Iranian nuclear installations.Yaakov Levi, 5/28/2015, 2:01 PM

Iran Demands Israel Renounce Nuclear Weapons

Speaking at NPT treaty, Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif demands Israel 'renounce possession of nuclear weapons.'Cynthia Blank, 4/27/2015, 8:34 PM

Iran to West: No Nukes for Us, or For You

An Iranian official at the UN is demanding a timetable for the world's nuclear powers to disarm.Yaakov Levi, 4/9/2015, 10:09 AM

Netanyahu: Unlike Megillah Days, Jews Can Defend Themselves Now

Prime Minister, at megillah reading, said he was thankful to Israelis and world Jewry 'for their support of my speeches in Washington.'Yaakov Levi , 3/5/2015, 9:03 PM

Rabbi Mazuz to PM: You Should 'Rise' in the Elections

Rabbi Meir Mazuz spiritual leader of Yachad - Haam Itanu party, congratulates Netanyahu for Congress speech.Yaakov Levi , 3/4/2015, 1:02 PM

Analysts: Iran Sanctions Did Enormous Harm to Country

Analysts Wednesday listed some of the economic damage done to Iran by the sanctions – and that damage has been substantial.Moshe Cohen, 3/4/2015, 10:30 AM

Washington Post: PM's Iran Arguments 'Deserve a Response'

Even if, as in President Obama's words, there was nothing “new” about the Prime Minister's Iran views, they still deserve to be considered.Yaakov Levi , 3/4/2015, 10:28 AM

Israeli Officials: Plenty 'New' In PM's Iran Speech

Netanyahu's plan would require real action – not just promises – from Iran for the removal of economic sanctions, officials say.Yaakov Levi , 3/4/2015, 8:32 AM

NY Times: Netanyahu Speech 'Exploitative Political Theater'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's speech on Iran 'offered nothing of substance that was new,' the New York Times intoned Thursday.Moshe Cohen, 3/4/2015, 8:13 AM

UN Criticizes Israel for Not Joining Proliferation Treaty

United States and Canada among five countries to oppose Arab resolution criticizing Israel for refusing to join NPT.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2014, 3:14 AM

Bibi to Take Iran Nuclear Campaign to Russia

Amid crisis of confidence with the US, Israeli Prime Minister set to visit Moscow to lobby Kremlin to halt Iranian nuclear program.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2013, 1:40 PM

N. Korea, Iran 'Pledge Continued Cooperation' Over Nuke Program

Japanese news source reveals Iran's Revolutionary Guard and North Korea promised to continue cooperation on nuclear missiles.Ari Yashar, 11/4/2013, 8:56 AM

Israeli, Arab Reps Meet to Discuss WMD-Free Middle East

In diplomatic first, Israeli, Arab representatives meet prior to conference on WMDs in Middle East. Israel still fears being singled out.Sarah Leah Lawrent, M. Miskin, 10/31/2013, 11:24 AM

Peres: Rouhani Presents 'A Chance'

Israeli President departs from Prime Minister's position on Iranian President; addresses Israeli "nuclear ambiguity."Arutz Sheva, 10/21/2013, 10:15 PM

Egyptian FM: Israel Should Join NPT

The whole Middle East, including Israel, should rid itself of weapons of mass destruction, Egypt's Foreign Minister tells UN.Elad Benari, 9/29/2013, 4:20 AM

It's Iran, stupid

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Obama Urges North Korea to End 'Belligerent Approach'

President Obama urged North Korea to end its "belligerent approach", as American officials sought to downplay leaked intelligence report.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/12/2013, 8:41 AM

‘No Deal’ With Syria on UN Probe of Chemical Weapons Sites

Talks are stalled over UN inspection of sites where Syrian chemical weapons are stored, according to diplomatic sources. Chana Ya'ar, 4/11/2013, 2:57 PM

N. Korea Approves 'Merciless' Military Strikes Against US

North Korea says it has final approval to launch "merciless" military strikes against US, involving use of "cutting-edge" nuclear weapons.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/3/2013, 11:39 PM

IAEA Delegation Arrives in Iran for New Talks

A delegation from the International Atomic Energy Agency arrived early Wednesday in Tehran for new talks on Iran's disputed nuclear program.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/13/2013, 8:46 AM

Report: Hizbullah Sets Up Bases Near Syria's Chemical Arsenal

Hizbullah terrorists are setting up bases in Syria close to known chemical weapons storage facilities, according to an Israeli media outlet.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 12:03 PM

Threat to Israel Explained on Capitol Hill

Over 80 Congressional staffers, diplomats and activists receive lesson on threats facing Israel.Arutz Sheva, 1/23/2013, 10:37 PM

Rebels Appear to be Closing in on Syria's Assad

Syrian opposition forces captured a military air field, as well as the army's 22nd Brigade air defense base, both just outside Damascus.Chana Ya'ar, 12/5/2012, 1:49 PM

Report: Israel Asked Jordan for OK to Bomb Syrian WMDs

The Atlantic reports that Israel asked Jordan for its approval to bomb Syria's chemical weapons sites. Jordan reportedly said 'no.'Chana Ya'ar, 12/3/2012, 9:14 PM

Saudis Raise Specter of Nuclear Arms Race

Saudi Arabia will seek nuclear weapons if Iran comes close to obtaining them, raising the specter of a nuclear arms race in the Mideast.Gabe Kahn., 7/1/2011, 3:07 PM

The Iranian Space Monkey Cometh

Iran says it plans to launch a monkey into space in preparation for a manned flight in 2020.Gabe Kahn., 6/17/2011, 2:14 AM

Ishihara: Crank Call or Wake Up Call

The outgoing Tokyo governor has called for Japan to go nuclear.Amiel Ungar, 3/9/2011, 9:51 PM

Iran: We're 'Insured' on Nuclear Development

Iran said Thursday that it would be able to continue its uranium enrichment even in the event of an attack on its nuclear facilities.David Lev, 1/21/2011, 7:38 AM